Tahlka News Bureau
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Assembly has passes Goods and Service Tax Bill with a voice vote on Tuesday after an address by UP CM Yogi Adityanath.
Announcing GST Bill as revolutionary bill UP CM Yogi said this is one of the biggest bill for economic welfare and improvement in the country and added the predecessor govt in the state and approved GST.
"GST will ensure that tax evasions are checked, it will also provide big relief to the traders who are usually exploited for their commodities on borders of states," he said.
The Chief Minister said the GST regime would be in general beneficial to the people of the state and that it was in the best interests of all stakeholders.
Stating this an important legislation, Yogi tried to allay fears of the trader community and said the GST Council held 13 meetings before it was passed by Parliament and concerns of everyone have been addressed.